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Chuck Spieser

Full name: Charles William "Chuck" Spieser
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: August 2, 1929 in Detroit, Michigan, United States
Died: December 21, 1996 in South Lyon, Michigan, United States
Affiliations: Annunciation Athletic Club
Country: USA United States
Sport: Boxing


Chuck Spieser fought as a light-heavyweight at the 1948 Olympics, winning one match. He was also an alternate at the 1952 Olympics but did not compete. Spieser turned professional shortly after the Helsinki Olympics, winning his first pro fight on a decision over Rufus Berry in September 1952. He fought for 10 years as a pro, compiling a career record of 21 wins, 6 losses, and 1 draw. He was named Progress Fighter of the Year in 1955 by Ring Magazine. In 1957 he fought in an eliminator series for the light-heavyweight title but was knocked out by Tony Anthony. He basically retired in 1958, but tried to make a comeback in 1962, although the Michigan Boxing Commission would not give him a license. He did manage one final bout in June 1962, when he won by TKO over Carl Boarman.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 18 London Boxing Men's Light-Heavyweight United States USA 9T

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR
1948 Summer 18 London Boxing United States USA Round Two Match #5 2 1948-08-10 Hunter (RSA) , Spieser (USA)
1948 Summer 18 London Boxing United States USA Round One Match #9 1 1948-08-09 Spieser (USA) , Jensen (DEN) decision
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